printing to a HP Deskjet 812C printer

Warren Block wblock at
Wed Jul 27 21:19:26 UTC 2011

On Wed, 27 Jul 2011, Antonio Olivares wrote:

> chkprintcap: Warning: blanks after trailing '\', at line 62 (entry lp)
> chkprintcap: Warning: values-line after line with NO trailing '\', at line 63
> chkprintcap:    2 warnings from skimming /etc/printcap

This needs to be fixed.  The entry is broken or at least incomplete. 
Line 62 has spaces or tabs after the backslash at the end.

A Deskjet 812C should be a parallel printer, with device /dev/lpt0.  Are 
you using a USB to parallel adapter?

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